Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Former Minutemen sign minor league contracts

By Dan Gigliotti

September 13, 2010

Filed under Baseball

Massachusetts baseball players Nick Serino and Bryan Leigh signed with major league squads this summer, after concluding their careers as Minutemen. On June 9, the junior left-handed pitcher, Serino was first pick in the 37th...

UMass falls short of A-10 tournament despite victory

By Steve Levine

May 24, 2010

Filed under Baseball

There wasn’t much more the seniors could do on Senior Day. The seniors carried the Massachusetts baseball team in defeating La Salle in its final game of the season, 15-8. The victory was bittersweet for the Minutemen, h...

Minutemen fighting for postseason

By Dan Gigliotti

May 20, 2010

Filed under Baseball

After getting swept last weekend by Xavier, the Massachusetts baseball team plays in a must-win series this weekend against La Salle. The Minutemen (17-26, 11-13 Atlantic 10) welcome the Explorers (20-28, 13-11 A-10) to Earl ...

UMass swept by Xavier

By Steve Levine

May 16, 2010

Filed under Baseball

After winning seven of its previous eight games, the Massachusetts baseball team was cooled by division rival Xavier. The series proved to be a major bump in the road for the Minutemen (17-26, 11- 13 Atlantic 10), who were...

Minutemen face three-game series vs. Xavier

By Dan Gigliotti

May 14, 2010

Filed under Baseball

The Massachusetts baseball team looks to climb further up the standings, this weekend, as it plays Xavier in a three-game series and tries to make it into the Atlantic 10 tournament for the second straight season. The Minutemen...

Late push gives UMass win

By Pete Vasquez

May 12, 2010

Filed under Baseball

The Massachusetts baseball team pulled out a 5-2 victory over Quinnipiac on Tuesday afternoon with a combination of timely hitting and determined pitching. The Minutemen (17-23, 11-10 Atlantic 10) offense manufactured their f...

Minutemen tangle with Bobcats

By Pete Vasquez

May 10, 2010

Filed under Baseball

For the first time this season, the Massachusetts baseball team has a winning conference record after taking two out of three games at Dayton over the weekend. “It’s great. That’s what we’re trying to do and we’ve ...

Minutemen hitting carries team over Dayton

By Dan Gigliotti

May 10, 2010

Filed under Baseball

Bryan Leigh pitched the Massachusetts baseball team to a 10-2 victory over Dayton on Sunday afternoon, clinching his fifth straight victory and the team’s fifth straight conference series win. The Minutemen (16-23, 11-10...

UMass outlasts Northeastern

By Pete Vasquez

May 6, 2010

Filed under Baseball

In a back-and-forth game that featured five lead changes, the Massachusetts baseball team outlasted Northeastern to pull out an 8-6 victory on Wednesday afternoon. The bullpen pitched 7.2 innings, giving up two runs, as the...

UMass tops Holy Cross in 8th inning

By Steve Levine

May 5, 2010

Filed under Baseball

It is often said that successful baseball teams require solid pitching, clean defense and clutch hitting. The latter of the three held true yesterday, when junior Matt Gedman’s two-out, eighth inning home run lifted the Massachusetts...

UM to cross paths with Crusaders

By Dan Gigliotti

May 3, 2010

Filed under Baseball

The Massachusetts baseball team looks to continue its recent success at home against Holy Cross. The Minutemen have won 10 of their last 16 en route to its fourth-straight series victory after defeating George Washington on...

Baudinet’s four home runs launches UMass to series win over GW

By Steve Levine

May 2, 2010

Filed under Baseball

It’s safe to say the Massachusetts baseball team is playing their best baseball of the season. The Minutemen (12-22, 9-9 Atlantic 10) won yesterday’s 14-13 rubber match against George Washington at Earl Lorden Field in...